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ABYC/USCG Risk Mitigation Online Conference on May 17 – Put the Fire Out

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 12 May 18:45 PDT May 17, 2022
USCG Risk Mitigation Series: Put the Fire Out © National Marine Manufacturers Association

The agenda for next week's USCG Risk Mitigation Series, hosted by the American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC), will focus on fire suppression systems, standards, and requirements with roundtable discussions that include the professionals who write and enforce the standards as well as manufacturers and experts who work in fire suppression on a daily basis. Registration is free for this online event titled Put the Fire Out! and held this Tuesday, May 17.

The agenda will address such topics as the new Coast Guard standards for portable fire extinguishers, ABYC standards currently under review to be published in 2023, and what the future holds for fire suppression. With an event designed for manufacturers, repairers, surveyors, and investigators, Risk Mitigation: Series 2 will bring in representatives from the USCG, ABYC, NFPA, UL, ICOMIA, and other vested parties.

Topic I - Understanding Fire Suppression Equipment and Policy
Speakers: Jeff Ludwig (USCG); Brandi Baldwin (USCG); Jeff Decker (USCG)

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